Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Bachelor's Degree in Radio, Television & Digital Communication

Find Schools Near

Bachelor’s Degrees in Radio, Television & Digital Communication

10,624 Yearly Graduations
$26,400 Median Salary
$24,108 Median Debt
There are 323 colleges and univerities across the nation that offer a bachelor's degree in digital communication. Among those who recently graduated from the schools offering this degree, the majority were women, and 38% were students from underrepresented racial-ethnic groups. Also, 5.1% of digital communication graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Digital Communication Majors

In 2018-2019, 10,624 earned their bachelor's degree in digital communication. This makes it the 50th most popular bachelor's degree program in the country.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in digital communication at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 10,624
Basic Certificate 2,098
Master’s Degree 1,492
Associate’s Degree 1,131
Undergraduate Certificate 631
Graduate Certificate 131
Doctor’s Degree 43

Earnings of Digital Communication Majors With Bachelor’s Degrees

The median salary for graduates holding a bachelor's degree in digital communication is $26,400. This number may vary for a lot of reasons. For instance, you may decide to move to a location where people with your degree are rare and make more money.

A better approximation of salary is to look at the typical range of salaries. In this case the low is $23,900 and the high is $29,750.

undefined

Student Debt

The median student debt for graduates holding a bachelor's degree in digital communication is $24,108. The length of time it takes you to graduate and what college you attend can affect this number quite a bit.

The chart below shows the range of accumulated debt loads. On the high side of the range, $26,500 is the debt load, and the debt load on the low side is $20,239.

undefined

The median monthly payment of a digital communication graduate with a 10-year repayment plan is $250.

Student Diversity

More women than men pursue their bachelor's degree in digital communication. About 52.1% of graduates with this degree are female.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 5,091
Women 5,533
Gender Diversity of Bachelor's Degrees in Digital Communication

The racial-ethnic distribution of digital communication bachelor’s degree students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 503
Black or African American 1,130
Hispanic or Latino 1,897
White 5,792
International Students 538
Other Races/Ethnicities 764
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Digital Communication Bachelor's Degree Students

There are 323 colleges that offer a bachelor’s degree in digital communication. Learn more about the most popular 20 below:

399 Yearly Graduations
43% Women
53% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

California State University - Northridge tops the list of the most popular school in the U.S. for digital communication majors who are seeking their bachelor's degree. Each year, around 39,900 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $5,742 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $7,176 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 399 bachelor's degrees were handed out to digital communication majors at CSUN. Of these students, 43% were women and 53% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

321 Yearly Graduations
75% Women
23% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Savannah College of Art and Design is the 2nd most popular school in the nation for students seeking a bachelor's degree in digital communication. Roughly 14,800 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $37,575 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $38,475 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 321 bachelor's degrees were handed out to digital communication majors at SCAD. About 75% of this group were women, and 23% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#3

New York University

New York, New York
290 Yearly Graduations
82% Women
41% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

New York University comes in at #3 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in digital communication. Roughly 52,800 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $50,684 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $33,408 per year.

The digital communication program at New York University awarded 290 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 82% were women and 41% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#4

University of Mississippi

University, Mississippi
281 Yearly Graduations
73% Women
10% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of Mississippi comes in at #4 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in digital communication. Each year, around 21,600 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $8,718 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $8,718 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 281 bachelor's degrees were handed out to digital communication majors at Ole Miss. Around 10% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 73% were women.

267 Yearly Graduations
49% Women
41% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The University of Texas at Austin comes in at #5 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in digital communication. Roughly 51,000 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $10,824 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $11,998 per year.

The digital communication program at The University of Texas at Austin awarded 267 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. About 49% of this group were women, and 41% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#6

Ball State University

Muncie, Indiana
247 Yearly Graduations
41% Women
17% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Ball State University is the 6th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a bachelor's degree in digital communication. Roughly 22,400 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $9,358 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $8,850 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 247 people received their bachelor's degree in digital communication from Ball State. About 41% of this group were women, and 17% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#7

Temple University

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
228 Yearly Graduations
44% Women
30% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Temple University is the 7th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a bachelor's degree in digital communication. Each year, around 38,700 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $16,080 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $16,956 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 228 bachelor's degrees were handed out to digital communication majors at Temple. Around 30% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 44% were women.

#8

San Francisco State University

San Francisco, California
227 Yearly Graduations
42% Women
67% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 8th most popular school in the country for digital communication majors who are seeking their bachelor's degree is San Francisco State University. Each year, around 29,000 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $5,742 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $7,176 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 227 people received their bachelor's degree in digital communication from SFSU. About 42% of this group were women, and 67% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#9

Florida State University

Tallahassee, Florida
211 Yearly Graduations
78% Women
42% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Florida State University is the 9th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a bachelor's degree in digital communication. Each year, around 42,400 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $4,640 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $9,684 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 211 bachelor's degrees were handed out to digital communication majors at Florida State. Of these students, 78% were women and 42% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#10

University of Florida

Gainesville, Florida
207 Yearly Graduations
70% Women
45% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of Florida is the 10th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a bachelor's degree in digital communication. Roughly 52,400 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $4,477 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $10,770 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 207 people received their bachelor's degree in digital communication from UF. About 70% of this group were women, and 45% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

205 Yearly Graduations
45% Women
18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 11th most popular school in the country for digital communication majors who are seeking their bachelor's degree is Ohio University - Athens Campus. Each year, around 27,300 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $12,612 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $9,444 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 205 bachelor's degrees were handed out to digital communication majors at OHIO Athens. About 45% of this group were women, and 18% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#11

California State University - Fullerton

Fullerton, California
205 Yearly Graduations
48% Women
63% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

California State University - Fullerton is the 11th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a bachelor's degree in digital communication. Roughly 40,400 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $5,742 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $7,176 per year.

The digital communication program at California State University - Fullerton awarded 205 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. About 48% of this group were women, and 63% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#13

University of North Texas

Denton, Texas
190 Yearly Graduations
40% Women
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of North Texas is the 13th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a bachelor's degree in digital communication. Each year, around 39,300 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $8,295 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $5,900 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 190 people received their bachelor's degree in digital communication from UNT. Of these students, 40% were women and 50% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#13

Boston University

Boston, Massachusetts
190 Yearly Graduations
67% Women
24% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Boston University comes in at #13 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in digital communication. Roughly 33,700 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $54,720 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $54,720 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 190 bachelor's degrees were handed out to digital communication majors at Boston U. Of these students, 67% were women and 24% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#15

Ithaca College

Ithaca, New York
185 Yearly Graduations
58% Women
23% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Ithaca College is the 15th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a bachelor's degree in digital communication. Roughly 6,200 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $45,274 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $21,432 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 185 people received their bachelor's degree in digital communication from Ithaca. Around 23% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 58% were women.

#16

Miami University - Oxford

Oxford, Ohio
179 Yearly Graduations
58% Women
30% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 16th most popular school in the country for digital communication majors who are seeking their bachelor's degree is Miami University - Oxford. Roughly 19,700 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $12,324 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $13,677 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 179 bachelor's degrees were handed out to digital communication majors at Miami University - Oxford. Around 30% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 58% were women.

#17

Texas State University

San Marcos, Texas
174 Yearly Graduations
53% Women
57% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Texas State University comes in at #17 on our list of the most popular colleges offering bachelor's degrees in digital communication. Roughly 38,100 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $8,052 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $6,751 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 174 bachelor's degrees were handed out to digital communication majors at Texas State. Of these students, 53% were women and 57% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#18

California State University - Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California
158 Yearly Graduations
51% Women
79% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 18th most popular school in the country for digital communication majors who are seeking their bachelor's degree is California State University - Los Angeles. Each year, around 26,600 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $5,742 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $7,176 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 158 bachelor's degrees were handed out to digital communication majors at Cal State LA. About 51% of this group were women, and 79% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#19

Syracuse University

Syracuse, New York
152 Yearly Graduations
57% Women
21% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 19th most popular school in the country for digital communication majors who are seeking their bachelor's degree is Syracuse University. Each year, around 22,800 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $50,616 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $38,880 per year.

The digital communication program at Syracuse University awarded 152 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 57% were women and 21% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#20

Florida Atlantic University

Boca Raton, Florida
137 Yearly Graduations
53% Women
53% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Florida Atlantic University is the 20th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a bachelor's degree in digital communication. Each year, around 30,000 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $2,522 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $5,467 per year.

The digital communication program at Florida Atlantic University awarded 137 bachelor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 53% were women and 53% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to digital communication that offer bachelor’s degrees.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Communication & Media Studies 55,113
Public Relations & Advertising 16,785
Journalism 12,988
Other Communication & Journalism 1,002
Publishing 37

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.